Chapter 16. Complications of Endoscopic Ultrasound

  1. Tony C. K. Tham MD, FRCP, FRCPI Consultant Gastroenterologist Head of School of Medicine4,5,
  2. John S. A. Collins MD Consultant Gastroenterologist6 and
  3. Roy M. Soetikno MD, MS Chief Associate Professor7,8
  1. Cecilia Sison MD1,
  2. Andres Sanchez Yagüe MD, PhD2,
  3. Roy Soetikno MD, MS Chief Associate Professor7,8 and
  4. Kenneth Binmoeller MD Director3

Published Online: 9 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303292.ch16

Gastrointestinal Emergencies, Second Edition

Gastrointestinal Emergencies, Second Edition

How to Cite

Sison, C., Sanchez Yagüe, A., Soetikno, R. and Binmoeller, K. (2008) Complications of Endoscopic Ultrasound, in Gastrointestinal Emergencies, Second Edition (eds T. C. K. Tham, J. S. A. Collins and R. M. Soetikno), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303292.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 4

    The Ulster Hospital, Dundonald, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

  2. 5

    Northern Ireland deanery, UK

  3. 6

    Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

  4. 7

    GI Section, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, USA

  5. 8

    Stanford University, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA

  2. 2

    California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA

  3. 3

    Interventional Endoscopy Services, California Pacific Medical Centre, San Francisco, CA, USA

  4. 7

    GI Section, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, USA

  5. 8

    Stanford University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405146340

Online ISBN: 9781444303292

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Keywords:

  • complications of endoscopic ultrasound;
  • management by reversal agents;
  • broad-spectrum antibiotics;
  • risk of superimposed infection after cystic lesion aspiration;
  • expandable esophageal metal stent over sight of perforation;
  • Guidelines for conscious sedation and monitoring during endoscopy;
  • Naloxone (NARCAN) - competitive opioid antagonist

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Complications

  • References